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- n. Independence from any particular sect, party or denomination. The opposite of sectarianism.
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The semi-sculptural, semi-abstract paintings of Cornelia Schulz and the lyrical, space-creating watercolors of minimalist sculptor Joachim Bandau declare the joy of nonsectarianism, delivering both intellectual vigor and optical pleasure.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama always advocates nonsectarianism, as do many of the leaders and great lamas of the other traditions.
That does not refer simply to nonsectarianism between the Tibetan traditions and the Zen traditions, or the Kagyu and Gelug tradition, but even within one tradition, a nonsectarian attitude toward all the various teachings that are present in that tradition.
Then would it be helpful for promoting nonsectarianism, when giving an introduction to Kalachakra in the West, to explain some of the differences of the four traditions in terms of Kalachakra?
In the parliamentary election a month ago, Sunni voters took a leap of faith and threw their support behind Iraqiya, a coalition led by a secular Shiite preaching nonsectarianism.
He promotes nonsectarianism as he is committed for years.
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